Article - 23 Feb 2004
A USC professor in the Electrical Engineering Department has led a study that has demonstrated for the first time that minuscule antennas, in the form of carbon nanotube transistors, can dramatically...
Article - 20 Aug 2007
Metamaterials are composite materials that are not found in nature. Engineered metamaterials are electromagnetic composites initially designed using computer models to give a material with desired...
Article - 8 Apr 2005
Space applications can benefit from using nanomaterials and nanotechnologies in their production processes. This article considers the use of nanopowders in power systems, aerogels, magnetic...
Article - 6 Apr 2005
NASA is testing its ‘TETwalker’ nanobot, which is a protean ‘smart robot’ which changes shape to adapt to different space environments. Replacing the electric motor with MEMS and NEMS will lead to...
Article - 19 Mar 2004
High-tech public relations agency Antenna Group, Inc. has signed Nanosys, Inc., the leading independent company focused on nanotechnology enabled systems. Posted March 16 2004
Article - 5 Jun 2017
The Anasys nanoIR3 AFM-IR spectrometer allows scientists to observe, image and characterize 2D materials at the nanoscale.
Article - 17 Aug 2007
Metamaterials are artificially engineered materials that have highly desirable extraordinary properties that don't occur in nature. Metamaterials are custom designed from computer models and built...
Article - 16 Jan 2020
The carbon footprint of the chemical industry is huge; in the UK alone direct emissions from the sector accounted for 11.2m tonnes of CO2 - 10m tonnes from burning fuel and 1.2m tonnes from chemical...
Article - 13 Jun 2013
Synchrotron light sources have presently gained considerable importance in life sciences, materials, semiconductors and other fields.
Article - 20 Jun 2019
This article discusses the basics of understanding plasmonic nanoantennas and the applications they can be used in.